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- The combined result of Deviation and Variation is called Compass Error.
- Since magnetic and gyrocompasses show the course to steer, the officer must be able to determine and correct for compass errors.
- Sailors used these charts to correct for compass errors, lest they sail off course and smash their ships, cargoes and skulls on unknown shores.
- Large amounts of ferrous metal combined with the on-and-off electrical fields caused by the vehicle's ignition and charging systems generally result in significant compass errors.
- With the aid of scales printed on the frame it also helps with such miscellaneous tasks as converting time, distance, speed, and temperature values, compass errors, and calculating fuel use.